News archive - 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Giving students a competitive EDGE

A new initiative to support student employability is coming to campus. EDGE is an optional experiential education certificate program for traditional (non co-op) students. The program is designed to offer students professional development, career readiness and planning for future success in the workforce.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

JobMine to go offline at 4 p.m. on Friday, December 2

A note from Co-operative Education & Career Action

On Friday, December 2, JobMine will go offline as part of the transition to WaterlooWorks, the University of Waterloo’s new employment administration system.

“WaterlooWorks is on schedule to roll out in January 2017,” says Dianne Bader, Director, Operations for Co-operative Education & Career Action (CECA). “Students should be focused on acing their exams, so the disruption to them during this time period will be minimized.” 

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

JobMine to go offline Friday, December 2

On Friday, December 2, JobMine will go offline as part of the transition to WaterlooWorks, the University's new employment administration system

Here are some important things to know during this transition:

Retrieving detailed documents 

  • Overall grades and overall evaluations will be transferred to WaterlooWorks

  • Detailed evaluations and application packages will not be transferred over to WaterlooWorks

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

First recipient of Outstanding Co-op Employer named

by Alana Rigby

“She’s the type of pharmacist I hope to be when I graduate pharmacy school.”

To a dedicated educator like Esther Lee, there is likely no higher praise. The kind words come from a nomination letter from Lee’s co-op students – Dr. Lee is the first-ever recipient of the Waterloo School of Pharmacy Outstanding Co-op Supervisor Award.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Science student volunteers her way to success

By Andreea Perescu

Samantha Fowler wants you to get excited about science.